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Cook County Jail Detainees Had A Higher Voter Turnout In The Primary Than The City As A Whole

LITTLE VILLAGE — People incarcerated at Cook County Jail turned out to vote in the June primary election at rates higher than the city as a whole, the result of recent efforts to improve access to same-day registration and detailed election information for detainees, voting rights organizers said. Chicago Board of Elections data shows dismal […]